||Meg and Tom are young, passionately in love and planning to marry. Then he joins the army to fight in Korea. Meg wants to marry immediately, but Tom says they should wait. Months later, the news comes that Tom is wounded. He returns crippled and changed, affected by what he's been through. Tom breaks up with Meg, saying she needs someone who will be a husband, not a burden, but Meg loves him and doesn't care. It takes Meg's Grandma telling the story of her own wounded husband and long marriage to convince Tom to change his mind.